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Started 4/19/18 by AEGram; 66415 views.
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Pinfeathers - Iron Knight (2 tasks) & Anabel (3 tasks) 
Knight - Grave Blade & Symbol of Doom 
Knight - Medallion of Happiness & Carved Scale 
Anabel - Check out City Clock & Look in Sad Gargoyle 
Anabel - Look in Pirate Standard & Explore Stone Chaps 
Anabel - Search Knight Armor (get Alchemic Seal to repair) & Check Statue's Hand 

Pinfeathers - Henry the Archeologist (5 tasks) & Innkeeper (4 tasks) 
Henry - Phoenix Flight & Liquid Fire 
Henry - Pendant of the Outcast & Phoenix Ring 
Henry - Winged Guard & Pedestal of Wit 
Henry - Anabel's Brooch & Scorching Fire 
Henry - Blast of Darkness & Knight of Night 
Innkeeper - Rage Bracelet (3000) & Royal Gold Coin (3600) 
Innkeeper - Messenger's Helmet (3300) & Rapacious Eye (4200) 
Innkeeper - Ocular Protection (3500) & Sticky Glove (3700) 
Innkeeper - Deadly Swish (2800) & Examine Monkey 

(Level 67 continued next post)

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LEVEL 67, continued
Pinfeathers - Lord Chamberlain (4 tasks); Valeria (4 tasks) & use the Alchemic Seal 
Chamberlain - Traveler's Diary (3500) & Nature Force (3000) 
Chamberlain - Dearest Wish (2500) & Eternity Flow (3000) 
Chamberlain - Work Alarm (7000) and Last Hero's Helmet (3000) 
Chamberlain - Healer's Folio (3000) & Mantle of Evil Ghost (3500) 
Valeria - Explore Theater Cloakroom & Look in Cluttered Shelves 
Valeria - Explore Handwrought Cart & Look in Sepulcher 
Valeria - Look in Mushrooms and Moss & Explore Arbor 
Valeria - Examine Jewels Table & Look in Gnome Kitchen 
Activating Alchemic Seal unlocks: Laboratory (no coin) from the Guest Room. You do not get your next "goal" to work on until later. 

Pinfeathers - Arabella (5 tasks) 
Arabella - Open: Medicine Cabinet (5000) & Examine Bookcase 
Arabella - Iron Knight (2 tasks) & Explore Office 
Knight - Shield of Order & Live Potion 
Knight - Rune of Cruelty & Polestar 
Arabella - Check Altar & Look in Guards' Room 
Arabella - Lord Chamberlain (2 tasks) & Explore Antique Shop 
Chamberlain - Monster's Skull (3200) & Life Measurer (no coin) 
Chamberlain - Book of Dancing Shadows (1900) & Cube of Fortune (no coin) 

Cost Level 67 = 62,700 coins 
Stamps: 90 Plain, 38 Unusual, 20 Rare, 20 Unique

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Arabella - Open: Desk Drawer (8000) (get Great Book to repair) & Check Mirror Nave 

Pinfeathers - Anabel (5 tasks) & Henry the Archeologist (4 tasks) 
Anabel - Open: Telescope (12,000) for Moonstone & Harpy's Feather 
Anabel - Bow and Arrow of Stoppage (2x) & Amber Tear 
Anabel - Stone Heart & Child's Tear 
Anabel - Royal Stone & Obsidian Splinter 
Anabel - Turquoise Light & Demonic Ring (2x) 
Henry - Eternal Life (3000) & Clinging Anchor (3000) 
Henry - Wild Wail (3500) & Pack Teeth (6000) 
Henry - Worn Seat (3700) & Piercing Shriek (5000) 
Henry - Creation of the World (3000) & Weave of Life (3900) 

Pinfeathers - Lord Chamberlain (3 tasks); Iron Knight (4 tasks) & use the Great Book in the Laboratory 
Chamberlain - Warlock Pass (no coin) & Strength and Courage (2000) 
Chamberlain - Innkeeper (2 tasks) & Vivacity Potion (2400) 
Innkeeper - Look in Winter Idol & Explore the Cauldron 
Innkeeper - Look in Musical Box & Go to Sylvan Chest 
Chamberlain - Conjurer's Bond (2100) & Headache (4800) 
Knight - Examine Armored Bear & Check Crystal Ball 
Knight - Open: Alchemic Converter (10,000) & Examine Harp in Blossoms 
Knight - Examine Monkey (2x) & Look in Checkmate Board 
Knight - Examine Mysterious Crystal & Search Binding Egg (2x) 
Activating Great Book opens a tunnel from the Laboratory. Unlock: Dark Portal (no coin) 


Pinfeathers - Enter the Dark Portal 

Pinfeathers - Anabel (6 tasks); Lord Chamberlain (6 tasks) & Open: Ghostly Chest (cost added in Level 69 because that is when you are able to open it) 
Anabel - Skeletal Grasper & Poisonous Breath -- Start getting 1 Destiny Key upon quest completion for each quest
Anabel - Henry the Archeologist (5 tasks) & Bison Persistence 
Henry - Folio (4000) & Peace Keeper (3000) 
Henry - Prison Baton (4000) & Deadly Gulp (3600) 
Henry - Steam Mechanism (1900) & Pang of Conscience (1200) 

Cost Level 68 = 90,100 coins 
Stamps: 133 Plain, 39 Unusual 33 Rare, 8 Unique

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From: AEGram


Here begins a very unique section of the game that bears its own explanation. I considered adding this section at the beginning with the other narrative, but felt it would make more sense and be less confusing if it were explained here where it actually happens. 

The Ghostly Chest mentioned here is a ZZ that is located on the Dark Portal location. (It is a golden chest located at the top of the steps just below the actual portal.) To get there: 
* Go to the Dark Tower 
* Enter the door behind Anabel (you will be in the Dark Tower Hall) 
* Enter the door at the top of the steps behind the Iron Knight (you will be in the Guest Room) 
* Enter the door on the right when going up the steps (you will be in the Laboratory) 
* Enter the tunnel in the Laboratory Floor (you will be at the Dark Portal) 

You need 1 crafted Keys of Fate to open the Ghostly Chest. The components for the Keys of Fate are: 
50 Destiny Keys 
1 Rare Stamp 
2 Unusual Stamps 
5 Plain Stamps 
2000 coin 

  • Edited January 18, 2020 10:31 pm  by  AEGram
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 Destiny keys are earned/secured by the “Side Quests” during the game. Beginning with Anabel’s request for Skeletal Grasper & Poisonous Breath (Level 69, below), players are given 1 Destiny Key in addition to the experience points and coin normally received. From that quest to the completion of Prof. Pinfeathers’ quest to help Anabel with 6 tasks, help Lord Chamberlain with 6 tasks, and open the Ghostly Chest, you will get 30 Destiny Keys from the character quests. 

Since crafting the Keys of Fate requires 50 Destiny Keys, you will need to do 20 Side Quests to earn the balance of the requirement. (You can also purchase the remaining Destiny Keys at the cost of 5 diamonds each, which would be 100 diamonds.) Until you get your first 50 Destiny Keys on the 2 times you are sent to the Ghostly Chest, some of the pet chests will yield one or more Destiny Keys. However, you will not receive Destiny Keys from the second crafting of the Keys of Fate to open the Cargo Hold for Skull Pete. Note: You will continue to receive 1 Destiny Key per each character quest until the Innkeeper’s quest requesting you open the Ship Model and examine the Mechanical Semaphore (last quest for Level 71). 

The characters who offer Side Quests will have a blue exclamation above their heads. (The characters will not always remain the same, but these characters have been known to offer Side Quests: Anabel, Genie, Gretel, Hansel, Henry, Iron Knight, Lighthouse Keeper, Lord Chamberlain, Valeria, Skull Pete, and Storyteller Cat.) When you click on them, there will be a 2-item quest to perform. Sometimes it’s to go to an area and other times it is to give them an item from an area. If they send you to some location, you get to keep what you get from that location. If they ask for an item, you either give them one from your inventory, or get it from the location for them. 

  • Edited January 18, 2020 10:33 pm  by  AEGram
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When you first open the Ghostly Chest (Level 69), the Side Quests will continue until Arabella's quest to craft the Monster of the Dawn & Pendant of Sympathy. When you click "OK" on that quest, the side quests temporarily go away. There will be 2 more times that the GAME will require you to craft the Keys of Fate (one as an item required to open the Cargo Hold for Skull Pete, and the second time to open the Ghostly Chest again). At each of those sections, the Side Quests will once again be available for you to collect Destiny Keys. 

I failed to document at what point the Side Quests go away during Level 70 (to open the Cargo Hold for Skull Pete). But at Level 71 (when they again return for you to open the Ghostly Chest for Lord Chamberlain), they continue until you add the final item to the Ocean Guide and set the ship sailing. From this point forward (until you reach max level), the Side Quests will return VERY BRIEFLY when content was updated originally. (They will show over the characters heads when you reach the point where players received the message that they needed to wait for the next update….and go away as soon as you click to accept the first character quest of the newly released content.) When you reach max level, they return for you to continue doing them for as long as you want – they are never-ending, and they do not advance you in the game. 

So, if you want to continue to collect Destiny Keys, you must not go beyond/click "OK" for the new content. You would just basically put your Prof. Pinfeather quests on hold and continue with the Side Quests until you gathered as many Destiny Keys as you want. Likewise, for the other 2 requests to craft the Keys of Fate prior to this last one, you would just not click on the "OK" for the quest in which it is requested. 

When you are actually doing the Side Quests, you will want to find all the characters offering them and accept all of them before actually doing any of them. There is some overlapping and you can use it to your benefit. Sometimes, 2 characters will say to go to the Mirror Obelisk, for instance. Going there one time can fulfill that request for both characters. If one character asks for, say, Strong Hands from the Mirror Obelisk and another character is sending you to that ZZ – again, going there one time will fulfill the requirement for both. However, if one character asks for Strong Hands and another asks for Moon Shine (both in the Mirror Obelisk), you will need to go to it two times to get the two different items. 

  • Edited January 18, 2020 10:35 pm  by  AEGram
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Regardless of whether you continue Side Quests now, or if you proceed with the Prof. Pinfeathers quests to advance in the game, you will want to gather at least 200 more Destiny Keys so you can open the Ghostly Chest an additional 4 times to get the 4 Exclusive, Level 69 pets. 

If, after unlocking the Ghostly Chest for the 5000 coins, you use the “i” to see what is inside, you will see the Portal Activator (which is the item you get when the game first sends you to the Chest) and you will see the Rainbow Dragon. If you then used the “i” to look inside the Chest immediately after getting the Portal Activator, you would see only the Rainbow Dragon. 

If you have sufficient Destiny Keys collected to craft the Keys of Fate (or if you want to spend 5 diamonds for each Destiny Key you are missing), you can secure this pet now. However, if you did not get more than the required 50 Destiny Keys to open the Ghostly Chest for the Portal Activator – the Side Quests are no longer available for you to pursue this avenue after the aforementioned quests for Arabella. You will need to wait until the GAME again asks for the Keys of Fate for the Side Quests to become available. 

After you get the Rainbow Dragon from the Chest, if you used the “i” to look inside, you would see the remaining 3 pets: Fire Dragon, Sea Serpent, Woolly-Paw and a 5-bag bundle of Exclusive pet food. And, of course, if you looked in the Ghostly Chest after accepting the quest to open the Ghostly Chest a final time for the game (from Lord Chamberlain at Level 71), you would also see the Ocean Guide in the chest along with the pets and food (if you have not already secured them). 

Please be advised that some players have received the Exclusive Pet Food bundle instead of a pet when going back to the Chest. It is all random and dumb luck. In any case, you would not need to go back to the Chest to get the Exclusive Pet Food. Once you secure your first Exclusive pet, their pet food begins to drop randomly when completing an HOS like the regular pet food. 

Also, after crafting the Keys of Fate the 3 times for the game, and an additional 4 times to get the pets – there is no reason to continue doing the Side Quests unless it’s just something you enjoy doing.

NOTE: It is important to complete all Side Quests and have none opened when new content is clicked on. Some players have not been able to proceed in the game when they have had a side quest open for a character and that is the first character you are sent to for the new content. If this happens, only Big Fish technical support can assist with getting the game to allow you to proceed.

  • Edited January 18, 2020 10:36 pm  by  AEGram
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Henry - Astral Protection (750) & Seal of Obedience (800) 
Henry - Ancestor's Spirit (no coin) & Eternal Light (500) -- at the end of this quest, the first "side quest" is presented. See narrative above. 
Anabel - Heiress Regalia & Steel Defender 
Anabel - Iron Knight (4 tasks) & Magma Sphere 
Knight - Eternity Flow (3000) & Nature Force (3000) 
Knight - Peacemaker (3100) & Sabre of the Avenger (3600) 
Knight - Ageless Guardian (4000) & Knight's Banner (1300) 
Knight - Almighty Luck (1700) & Demonic Whip (800) 
Anabel - Flame Loop & Big Eye 
Anabel - Militiaman's Helmet & Soaring Cold
Chamberlain - Open: Portal Guard (10,000) & Check the Headstone 
Chamberlain - Open: Ancient Scrolls (8000) & Examine the Antique Globe 
Chamberlain - Open: Living Crystal (12,000) & Explore the Old Turnstile
Chamberlain - Valeria (5 tasks) & Innkeeper (4 tasks) 
Valeria - Explore Overgrown Pond & Check out Potion Shop 
Valeria - Look in Train Cabin & Go to Flying Boat 
Valeria - Examine Passenger Car & Examine Reconstruction Site 
Valeria - Look in Fabric Counter & Check the Old Fireplace 
Valeria - Check Medicine Cabinet & Explore the Statue in the Thicket 
Innkeeper - Crown of Justice (600) & Amulet of Challenge (1000) 
Innkeeper - Key to Wisdom (2500) & Traveler's Diary (3500) 
Innkeeper - Dearest Wish (2500) & Moon Bloom (4000) 
Innkeeper - Ominous Trophy (2000) & Cursed Doll (2000) 
Chamberlain - Explore Sphinx's Paw & Look in Source Torch 
Chamberlain - Examine Tree Face & Look in Glass Painting 
You get the Portal Activator when you craft Keys of Fate (2000) to Open: Ghostly Chest (5000). 

Pinfeathers - Arabella (4 tasks) & Use Portal Activator to unlock the portal 
Arabella - Seal of the Guardian (3000) & Mirror of Clear Sight (800) 
Arabella - Tiara of Rapacious Age (2500) & Crafty Leprechaun (800) 
Arabella - Keeper of the Castle (3 tasks) & Seal of Prayer (700) 
Keeper - Check Desk Drawer & Look at Musical Box 
Keeper - Check Ancient Scrolls & Look in Crystal Ball 
Keeper - Look in Telescope & Explore Dragon Head 
Arabella - Monster of the Dawn (no coin) & Pendant of Sympathy (1000) When click on repaired Portal Activator, it leads you through the Portal. Unlock: Harbor (no coin) <-- Side quests are temporarily disabled when clicking "complete" at the end of this quest. 

Cost Level 69 = 86,450 coins 
Stamps: 68 Plain, 42 Unusual, 59 Rare, 37 Unique 

  • Edited January 21, 2020 4:04 pm  by  AEGram
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Pinfeathers - Look around Harbor & Lighthouse Keeper (3 tasks) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Vampire's Palm & Poisonous Flower 
Lighthouse Keeper - Chain of Blood Rubies & Cannonball 
Lighthouse Keeper - Unlock: Captain's Bridge (Level 69; 15,000) for Skull Pete (2 tasks) & Wizard's Ball 
Pete - Dragon of Eternity & Wind Dance 
Pete - Protector of the Oppressed & Wolf Scowl 

Pinfeathers - Lighthouse Keeper (4 tasks) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Open: Overturned Boat (6000) & Look in Bar Counter 
Lighthouse Keeper - Check Elfish Bas-Relief & Examine Broken Statue 
Lighthouse Keeper - Look in Scroll Storage & Look in Warden's Office 
Lighthouse Keeper - Unlock: Lighthouse (Level 69; 15,000) to Open: Lighthouse Keeper's Desk (8000) & Look in Castle Armory 

Pinfeathers - Skull Pete (4 tasks); Arabella (3 tasks); Innkeeper (3 tasks) 
Pete - Search Hold of Ship -- Unlock: Cargo Hold [Level 70; 15,000 & Keys of Fate (2000)] & Open: Battle Trophy (5000) -- Side quests are temporarily disabled when this quest is completed.  
Pete - Open: Pirate Loot (5000) for Mark of a Victim to Open: Cannon(5000) & Star Dust 
Pete - Open: Armory (7000) & Jolly Roger 
Pete - Open: Fishing Net (5000) for Sea Devil to Open: Lantern (5000) & Lost Page 
Arabella - Examine Rune Altar & Look in Six-Paw 
Arabella - Search Paper Lantern & Visit Fire Altar 
Arabella - Search Astral Lamp & Wish Master 
Innkeeper - Color of Fern & Rainbow Stone 
Innkeeper - Check the Flower & Examine Elf Potions 
Innkeeper - Search Forest Lantern & Silver Actinia 

(Level 70 continued next post)

  • Edited November 18, 2018 7:53 pm  by  AEGram
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LEVEL 70, continued
Pinfeathers - Lord Chamberlain (4 tasks) & Use Lighthouse Heart to light the Lighthouse 
Chamberlain - Book of Dancing Shadows (1900) & Binding Fate (200) 
Chamberlain - Folio (4000) & Manuscript of Resurrection (2500) 
Chamberlain - Writing Piece & Book of Wisdom (4000) 
Chamberlain - 100 Magic Shards & Cube of Fortune (no coin) -- Activating the Lighthouse Heart repairs the Lighthouse light. You do not get another "goal" immediately to repair. 

Pinfeathers - Skull Pete (3 tasks) 
Pete - Innkeeper (3 tasks) & Iron Knight (4 tasks) 
Innkeeper - Forest Sounds (3600) & Wreath of Fear (3500) 
Innkeeper - Thicket Keeper (no coin) & Idol for Rock Master (3000) 
Innkeeper - Elixir of Immortality (2400) & Forgotten Relic (3500) 
Knight - Check Writing Corner & Check Secret Slab 
Knight - Impenetrable & Sword of Law 
Knight - Open: Boatswain's Bag (12,000) for Hero Belt & Lily Shield 
Knight - Warrior Power (3000) & Example of Bravery (3500) 

Cost Level 70 = 140,100 coins 
Stamps: 73 Plain, 74 Unusual, 1 Rare, 4 Unique